Life can be challenging for corporate planners in a seller’s market, and especially so for many of those in the medical meetings sector.
These high-end resorts will spoil attendees for all future hotel stays.
From an incentive travel point of view, the draw of the mountains can be comparable to the draw of the sea.
Running environmentally responsible meetings is an ongoing challenge for planners.
More than ever, planners have confidence that their event objectives will be fully supported, even when gaming’s not on the agenda.
The seller’s market has pushed planners to use more outside-the-box venues — and they’re being won over.
The big picture is promising for incentive travel, as corporations have been increasingly using that reward strategy.
Brand loyalists expect consistency in group service, F&B, amenities, property design and more.
“Entertainment should not be an afterthought. The success of entertainment has to come from a design perspective.”
Meeting budgets are increasing, but so, too, are the challenges.